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Understanding Bipolar Disorder Medications

About the Course:

The course presentation will focus on the exploring the background of bipolar disorder, an evaluation of the DSM-V for the diagnosis of bipolar disorder, and the available treatment options (pharmacological and non-pharmacological) for the condition.

This course is based on the recorded webinar, Understanding Bipolar Disorder Medications created by Abimbola Farinde in 2020.

Publication Date:

2020

Course Material Author

Abimbola Farinde

Dr. Farinde is a professor and Columbia State University and has published multiple articles about psychopharmacotherapy.

Course Creator

Sandi Cardaman

Sandi Cardaman has been a Licensed Mental Health Counselor for more than 15 years. She has worked with eating disorders, domestic violence and clients who are working with the dependency system.

Recommended For:

Counselors, marriage and family therapists, psychologists and social workers. This course is appropriate for all levels of knowledge.

Course Objectives:

  1. Define the background/origins of bipolar disorder.

  2. Provide assessments and diagnostic criteria (DSM-V) for bipolar disorder

  3. Discuss the (non-pharmacological and pharmacological) treatment interventions available for bipolar disorder

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American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders (AAHCPAD)

1.25 CE Credit hour

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American Psychological Association (APA)

1.25 CE Credit hour

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Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR)

1.25 CE Credit hour

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National Association of School Psychologists (NASP)

1.25 CPD hour

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National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC)

1.25 CE Credit hour

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Course Number 102917
1.25 credit hour
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  • Recorded Webinar
Exam Fee: $7.46 No exam fee with a membership package!
4.37 out of 5
57 members have taken this course

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